Australian Embassy

Services for Australians

Services for Australians Overseas

What we can and cannot do

The Australian Embassy in Dili provides consular assistance to Australian and Canadian citizens travelling and living in Timor-Leste.  To find out more about our role, and what services we can and can't provide, please read our Consular Services Charter.

Please also take the time to read our Consular Privacy Collection Statement and Privacy Policy to find out more about how DFAT collects, uses, discloses and stores personal information. 

Please note the Australian Embassy cannot provide any medical care or advice to Australian citizens living or travelling in Timor Leste.

Travel information for Australians

Get the latest travel advisories and other traveller hints from the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade.


Apply for a passport online

On-line registration for Australians overseas

We encourage use of this online registration service by Australians planning to reside overseas for extended periods, and those travelling to locations where there are security risks.

Living in Country

Former residents

A gateway to information about Australian benefits, payments and services 

Centrelink International Services

Provides information about Centrelink International Services, the area of Centrelink responsible for delivery of social welfare payments to customers who are outside of Australia for 13 weeks or more.

Returning to Australia

Handy information for Australians or residents returning from a holiday or moving back to Australia.

Taking cats and dogs to Australia


Notarial Services

For information on the Notarial Services available at the Australian Embassy please visit :

Notarial Services are available by appointment from the Reception Counter at the Embassy from 8:00am to 4:00pm Monday to Friday (Excluding Public Holidays). To make an appointment please go to .  The fees for these services are also available on the webpage where you make your appointment.

Notarial service fees will increase annually in line with the Consumer Price Index published by the Australian Bureau of Statistics.

The fee schedule takes into account the annual rate of inflation in Australia since fees were last increased, the growing cost of delivering notarial services and rising demand. 

For some services there are free alternatives available to clients, such as witnessing of documents by medical practitioners or police officers.



Contact Information for Consular and Passport Services 

Australian Embassy

Address: Rua Mártires da Patria, Dili, Timor-Leste
Phone: (670) 3322 111, Fax: (670) 332 2247

Consular email:

Passport Email:

Office hours: Monday to Friday 08.30 - 16.30
except for Public Holidays